A comfortable, cosy, vee neck cardigan, with drop shoulder shaping and extra room. The fabric for the bodice, ribs & sleeves are worked with two strands of yarn knitted together. The bodice is worked in Garter stitch and the sleeves are worked in stocking stitch. Plenty of warmth, and practical too! Two sizes are given. Kit includes enough yarn for largest size. If you have yarn left over it will make a beautiful beanie, soft against the skin and machine washable.
Yarn enough for largest sizeSirdar Harrap Tweed12 x 50g ballsButtons not included in kit.
Needles not included in Kit.
Digital Pattern included free - by email!
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SIRDAR HARRAP TWEED SPECIFICATIONS
40% Nylon, 30% Wool, 24% Acrylic and 6% Viscose
Tension: 22 sts & 30 rows measured over 10cm of Stocking stitch
Using 4.00mm needles (USA 6) (UK 8).
Length: 155m (170 yds), 50g ball (1 3/4 oz).
Size A B
Sirdar Harrap Tweed x 50g
0100 Croft 10 12
Measurements given in inches are
To fit bust
80-90 100-110 cm
31½ - 35½ 39½ - 431⁄4 in
98 106 cm
39 42 in
53 56 cm
21 22 in
40 38 cm
16 15 in
note: The fabric has a lot of ‘give’ | mannequin wearing garment = bust 93cm.
1 set 6.00mm needles [USA 10] [UK 4]
1 set 7.00mm needles [USA 10.5] [UK 2]
6.00mm (60cm) circular needle [USA 10] [UK 4]
(not included in kit)
Buttons x 3 large (25mm)
14 sts and 20 rows measured over 10cm (approx 4in) of Garter stitch using 7.00mm needles.
13.5sts & 16 rows measured over 10cm (approx 4 in) of Stocking Stitch using 7.00mm needles.